Laws & Fees

Ordinances (Laws), Permits & Fees

Responsible Pet Ownership is governed by a framework of humane laws and policies to ensure the protection of both pets and people. The City of San Antonio Animal Care Services enforces both City and State animal laws as well as enforces a variety of animal related permits and fees.

Permits & Fees

Find more information on Permits and the ACS Fee Schedule

Ordinances (Laws)

Read more on the City's Chapter 5 Animal Laws including the NEW shade ordinance which was recently passed.

Responsible Pet Ownership Course

For more information on Responsible Pet Ownership courses, please see our partner websites below:

San Antonio Pet Trainer's Alliance (SAPTA).